E.K. Johnson is back for more adventures in the galaxy far, far away with a prequel to Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow
We have exciting news beaming in from StarWars.com.
If you have been yearning more adventures alongside the unconquerable Padmé Amidala, you’re in luck! Following the overwhelming success of Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow earlier in the year, author E.K. Johnson is set to return to the galaxy far, far away to write a highly anticipated prequel adventure. Queen’s Shadow shone a much-overdo spotlight on Padmé and her handmaidens and was a hit with fans and critics alike, but this new adventure will pre-date those events and focus on her tenure as sovereign of Naboo.
The highly anticipated prequel is available for pre-order now and is expected to hit bookshelves on May 5th, 2020. Get a first look at the gorgeous front and back covers by Tara Phillips below.
Sadly, additional information about the book is being kept under wraps as of press time, however, given the image depicted on the reverse cover, we can assume the story is set to take place sometime after the events of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.
Exciting times in the Star Wars universe…
Be sure to read the full report from StarWars.com which has an interview with the author about the project.
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